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  1. 1. Strategic and operational capabilities in steel production : Product variety and performance

    Författare :Joakim Storck; Bengt Lindberg; Christer Johansson; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; Steel production; system dynamics; product variety; production strategy; cost models; Manufacturing engineering; Produktionsteknik; Operativa strategier för förbättrad produktivitet vid tillverkning av rostfria band;

    Sammanfattning : Steel producers that employ niche market strategies are continuously seeking to reduce production cost while maintaining adiverse product mix. The business model is typically based onmarketing of high–strength special or stainless steels. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Variety in Distribution Networks: A Transvection Analysis

    Författare :Kajsa Hulthén; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; marketing channels; network; distribution; sorting; transformation; variety; transvection;

    Sammanfattning : In recent years, the debate concerning changes taking place in distribution structures has been intense in both academia and in practice. One main standpoint is that distribution is subject to considerable reorganisation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Managing Product Variety through Product Architecture

    Författare :Tobias Holmqvist; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; product architecture; multiple product development; product dependences; product variants; product variety;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation deals with the management of product variety in manufacturing companies. Several researchers have identified companies increasing problems and managerial issues associated with managing product variety and they suggest ways of managing the product variety by changing the product architecture. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Production Systems for Manual Repetitive Jobs. Effects on Autonomy and Variety of Work and Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Disorders in Upper Limbs

    Författare :Marita Christmansson; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; work design; manual repetitive jobs; task design; upper limbs; production system design; autonomy; musculoskeletal disorders; assembly jobs; variety; work behavior;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to improve workers' conditions and it deals particularly with companies in the engineering industry. In many of these companies, production systems are designed to have manual repetitive jobs. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Platform Design for Producibility: Early-Stage Modeling and Assessment Support

    Författare :Jonas Landahl; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Systems engineering; Mass customization; Platform design; Reuse of design and production information; Enhanced function-means modeling; Set-Based Concurrent Engineering; Producibility assessment; Variety;

    Sammanfattning : In industry, platforms are commonly adopted to reduce unique parts among a variety of distinct product variants, which have proven to be cost-effective within a single platform lifecycle. However, when the platform becomes obsolete or modifications are required to capture changing customer and production needs and requirements, manufacturers often spill tears over the time-consuming and costly processes of reusing and adapting the current platform structure into new. LÄS MER